Help Mary Ann Wailing Celebrate 50 Years of Dental Hygiene!!

Posted by admin On May - 29 - 2015Comments Off

Mary Ann Wailing Retirement Tea – Sunday June 14th

Mary Ann has been registered with the SDHA for 50 years!!  The family of Mary Anne Wailing invite family and friends, graduates of Kelsey Dental Assistant Program, former patients and co-workers to attend a Retirement Tea to be held at her home on Sunday, June 14, 2015 from 1:30-4:00 P.M. Cards or gifts graciously declined.

Location-Highway 2, east of Young, turn south at seed cleaning plant at the controlled railway crossing, first farm about ¼ mile south, on east side of road. Watch for balloons!!

Upcoming Professional Development

Posted by admin On March - 31 - 2015Comments Off

Please visit http://www.usask.ca/dentist…/alumni/continuing-education.php to view upcoming professional development offered by the College of Dentistry, University of Saskatchewan.

The following brochures can also be downloaded:

 

Registration is now open!

Posted by admin On March - 26 - 2015Comments Off

SASKATCHEWAN SMILE DRIVE

Posted by admin On March - 26 - 2015Comments Off

The SK Oral Health Coalition would like to introduce you to a new and exciting initiative that we have partnered with Canada’s Tooth Fairy to deliver – it is the first ever  SASKATCHEWAN SMILE DRIVE.

SASKATCHEWAN SMILE DRIVE is an event held throughout the month of April, National Oral Health Month. In April we encourage individuals and groups to collect toothbrushes and toothpaste for children in need of these supplies. There are thousands of fami…lies in Saskatchewan who cannot afford basic oral health supplies. All items collected in Regina and Saskatoon can be dropped off at the collection centres listed below and donations will be delivered to local charities throughout the province. All of the donations will stay in Saskatchewan!

Here you will find a SASKATCHEWAN SMILE DRIVE poster. We ask that you participate in this exciting event by donating, and we also request that you forward this message along with the poster to your partner’s and stakeholders.  SMILE DRIVE POSTER

SASKATOON COLLECTION CENTRE: SK Dental Hygienists Association, 114 – 3502 Taylor St. Saskatoon, Phone: 306-931-7342306-931-7342 (LAKEVIEW PLACE – BIN IN LOBBY – OPEN 8-6)

REGINA COLLECTION CENTRE: Northgate Dental, Northgate Mall U75, 489 Albert Street N Regina, SK, S4R 3C4 Phone: 306-775-2737306-775-2737  Office hours: Mon to Fri – 8am to 4pm

Creating a Tobacco Free Future for the People of Saskatchewan

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In conjunction with National Non-Smoking Week, this professional development seminar is being planned as an interdisciplinary event. Research shows that support and advice from a trained health provider can double a person’s chances of quitting tobacco successfully.

 

This program gives health providers the skills and tools they need to talk effectively with their patients and clients about quitting smoking.

 

Providers will learn:

* Effects of tobacco dependence and challenges people face when trying to quit or cut back, including special groups with unique challenges

* Supportive, non-judgmental techniques for talking with patients and clients about tobacco use and quitting, including positive, proven strategies that help people quit

* General information about types of tobacco and their effects on health

* What tobacco cessation programs and services are available in Saskatchewan

 

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Saskatchewan Dental Hygienists’ Association (SDHA)
114-3502 Taylor Street East,Saskatoon, SK S7H 5H9 Ph: (306) 931-7342 Fax: (306) 931-7334 Email:sdha@sasktel.net